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Lysne Family History

Lysne Name Meaning
Norwegian: habitational name from farmsteads in southwestern Norway named Ljøsne, from Old Norse Ljósnar, plural of ljósn, related to ljóss ‘light’. The name may denote a forest clearing or glade.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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2,619 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
463 Military Records
259 Immigration Records
2,030 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Lysne Families

  • Number of Lysne families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Lysne families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Lysne last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Lysne census records

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Lysne Family Origin

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Lysne Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Lysne

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Lysne Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Lysne census records

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Lysne Civil War Service Records

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